Back Pain

How Chiropractic Helps Those That Suffer from Sciatica

Sciatica is a common back ailment that affects approximately 1 in 10 adults in the United States. It is most prevalent in people between the ages of 25 and 45. Sciatica is characterized by a shooting pain that originates in the lower back and travels down through the hip, buttock and back of leg. The [...]

Why Hydration Is Important to Spinal Health

There is no denying that a healthy diet is integral to overall wellness and staying hydrated is absolutely vital. Every organ, every cell in your body contains water. In fact, when you don’t drink enough water and keep your body properly hydrated, it does not function as it should. The health of your spine and back depends heavily on whether you are properly hydrated. In fact, if you don’t drink enough water – plain, pure water – it could affect your back, causing pain and limiting mobility. […]

Sciatica Sufferers Listen Up: Chiropractic Care Reduces Pain, Promotes Healing

Chiropractic Clinic Are you experiencing pain along one side of your body from your lower back down through your hip and the back of your leg? If so, you could be suffering from a condition called sciatica. According to the Mayo Clinic, sciatica can best be described as “most commonly occurring when a herniated disk or a bone spur on the spine compresses part of the nerve. This causes inflammation, pain and often some numbness in the affected leg.” […]

3 Differences in Sprains and Strains and How Chiropractic Can Help

3 Differences in Sprains and Strains & How Chiropractic Can Help As experienced chiropractors, we like answering the questions we receive from our patients. A common inquiry is "what is the difference between a sprain and a strain?" Sprains and strains are injuries to the musculoskeletal system that are commonly diagnosed conditions, and are two [...]

4 Tips Chiropractic Patients Can Use While Working At A Desk

4 Tips Chiropractic Patients Can Use While Working At A Desk There are dangers in everyday life, from slipping in the shower to getting mowed down by the next door neighbor's teenage driver. The risk doesn't end once we are safely behind our desks, because… sitting is killing us! Seriously, while not really trying to [...]

Fibromyalgia Sufferers Can Benefit From Chiropractic Care

How Fibromyalgia Sufferers Can Benefit From Chiropractic Care Fibromyalgia is one of today's most common chronic pain conditions. According to the American College of Rheumatology, around 1 in 50 Americans currently suffer from fibromyalgia. Unfortunately, the condition is difficult to diagnose, and, being chronic in nature, can linger for several months or even years. Fibromyalgia [...]

What Chiropractic Patients Need to Know About Sitting While Working

What Chiropractic Patients Need to Know About Sitting While Working It's no big secret that exercise is good for you. Many articles and books have been written and studies completed on the subject of physical fitness. However, lately it's been discussed as to whether that five mile run or spin class is really enough. Is [...]

How Chiropractic Can Help Patients Who Suffer From Arthritis

How Chiropractic Can Help Patients Who Suffer From Arthritis Even though chiropractic excels in wellness care, it is becoming more common for people to visit chiropractors to treat a variety of different kinds of pain. Because of this, chiropractic adjustments provide many benefits to people and patients who suffer from a wide variety of conditions [...]

How Chiropractic Care Eases the Three Most Common Types of Back Pain

How Chiropractic Care Eases the Three Most Common Types of Back Pain Do you suffer with back pain? Well, you’re not alone. According to the American Chiropractic Association, back pain is one of the most common reasons for missed work, and the second most common reason for visiting a doctor (only behind upper respiratory infections). [...]

Cupping – My Experience

By Dr. Bingham Cupping has been around for thousands of years, but it took someone famous like Michael Phelps to bring cupping into the mainstream. If you watched the Rio Olympics, you might have noticed bizarre purple circular marks on Michael Phelps back, these are cupping marks. These marks are from the blood that is [...]